The average rate for an Entry-Level Police Dispatcher is $15.68 per hour.

$24,451 - $46,947
$24K
$35K
$47K
MEDIAN: $34,862
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90%

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$10.85 - $21.49
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,451 - $46,947  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,349 - $48,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.85 - $21.49  
   
Overtime
$17.03 - $35.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,349 - $48,582  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Key Stats for Police Dispatcher

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Police Dispatcher Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Typing
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Emergency Response
up arrow 4%

Oral / Verbal Communication
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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